and right next to me is my best friend for almost four years. my name is jonathan tavares. i am currently in real estate, been doing it for quite a while now, and that's how kristine and i met. we love the yankees, so we're huge yankee fans. we go to a bunch of games, and we enjoy it very much. [ cheers and applause ] now, are you really yankee fans, or was that just a grab for cheap applause? die-hard yankee fans. because, if it was, it worked, so it's okay. it's good to have you both here. let's hear your stories, ladies. hello. my name is lois shiffman. i'm married to my wonderful husband, marc. i have two children, leanna and lauren. and barbara and i are both court reporters, and we met over 20 years ago at our job. oh, good. and the friendship's been just going ever since? yes. oh, yes. yeah? barbara? my name is barbara katechis, and i'm married to my husband, james, of over 23 years. i have three children -- marilena, eleni, and christos. and i love to cook and entertain with my family and friends. and me and lois share recipes all the time. yeah. and i guess you two are from atlanta originally? just guessing. no. [ laughter ] it's good to have you both here. good luck to you.